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Recent NTSB ruling protected pilot’s procedural rights

2016, 02 03

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What happens to my medical after a heart attack?

A heart attack, or in the medical vernacular, a myocardial infarction, means that tissue in your heart is dead. In the unfortunate event that you have chest pain or other symptoms that may be heart related-and show up in an Emergency Room, the physicians will hook you up quickly with the cardiologist on call. From that initial evaluation, you may likely be expedited to the cardiac catheterization lab for an angiogram procedure to determine if a blocked coronary artery is the culprit that’s causing your symptoms.

2016, 02 01
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